Donald Trump's Truth Social App Launches on Apple App Store

It automatically downloaded to Apple devices belonging to users who had pre-ordered the app.

Trump was banned from Twitter, Facebook, and Alphabet's YouTube following the January 6, 2021, attack on the US Capitol by his supporters

Truth Social, joins a growing portfolio of technology companies that are positioning themselves as champions of free speech

So far none of the newer companies, which include Twitter competitors Gettr and Parler and video site Rumble, have come close to matching the popularity of their mainstream counterparts.

Truth Social's app store page detailing its version history showed the first public version of the app, or version 1.0

On Friday, Nunes was on the app urging users to follow more accounts, share photos and videos and participate in conversations